I am not naturally that thin, so I had to go through everything from using drugs to diet pills to laxatives to fasting. Those were my main ways of controlling my weight.
I can honestly say this industry has not made me neurotic about my looks, except maybe my weight. I hope my clothes kind of reflect that. They are meant to make you feel good.
I could never gain much weight. I have always had a fast metabolism.
I could not get as big as a bodybuilder. I tried to put on as much weight in the right places as I could. My weightlifting was impressive for me, but not for some of the guys I see down at the gym.
I had had an extroverted personality with a lot of friends, but when I lost the weight and grew so tall, I withdrew within myself.
I had to gain weight until I looked like a seal so I could compete with the real whores who played the other roles. I was fat as a barrel.
I hate overweight, because it implies that there is a weight standard I should be adhering to.
I have been dairy free for several years, and I started because I felt it was going to reduce my allergies, which it did, and help me lose weight, which it did.
I look at an ant and I see myself: a native South African, endowed by nature with a strength much greater than my size so I might cope with the weight of a racism that crushes my spirit.
I never - you know also one of the things that would save me for a man my age, it was not that easy to lose that much weight and fall down and look like something draped.
I want more muscles! I go to the gym three or four times a week with a personal trainer. I can afford that now. I can not put on weight though, no matter how much I eat.
I am very hard on myself because I know how good my body can look. Dorie has taught me to use less weight and more repetition so I don't become too muscular.
If American men are obsessed with money, American women are obsessed with weight. The men talk of gain, the women talk of loss, and I do not know which talk is the more boring.
If I like myself at this weight, then this is what I am going to be. I do not have an eating disorder.
It is true I gained muscular vigour, but with it a prodigious appetite, which I was compelled to indulge, and consequently increased in weight, until my kind old friend advised me to forsake the exercise.
The gods had condemned Sisyphus to ceaselessly rolling a rock to the top of a mountain, whence the stone would fall back of its own weight. They had thought with some reason that there is no more dreadful punishment than futile and hopeless labor.
Donít eat too many almonds; they add weight to the breasts.
Reality check: you can never, ever, use weight loss to solve problems that are not related to your weight. At your goal weight or not, you still have to live with yourself and deal with your problems. You will still have the same husband, the same job, the same kids, and the same life. Losing weight is not a cure for life.
A diet is a plan, generally hopeless, for reducing your weight, which tests your will power but does little for your waistline.
Societies can be sunk by the weight of buried ugliness.
Conventional wisdom notwithstanding, there is no reason either in football or in poetry why the two should not meet in a man's life if he has the weight and cares about the words.
Do not use dishonest standards when measuring length, weight, or volume.
Suspicion is a heavy armor and with its weight it impedes more than it protects.
The Chinese have a proverb: If two men feed a horse, it will lose weight; if two men keep a boat, it will soon leak. What is everybodys job is nobodys job. If every Christian is a missionary, missionary work is bound to suffer. It is correct to say that every Christian is, or should be, a witness. It is not correct to say that every Christian is a missionary.
A healthy male adult bore consumes each year one and a half times his own weight in other people's patience.